Epocrates to Present at 30th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

San Mateo, Calif., December 28, 2011

SAN MATEO, Calif., Dec. 28, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Epocrates, Inc. (Nasdaq:EPOC), a leading physician platform for clinical content, practice tools and health industry engagement, announced today that it will participate in the 30th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco, Calif. Peter Brandt, interim president and chief executive officer, will present at the conference at 4:00 p.m. PST on Monday, January 9, 2012.

A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available in the Investor Relations section of the Epocrates website at http://investor.epocrates.com. The webcast will also be available for replay approximately one hour after conclusion of the live event.

About Epocrates, Inc.

Epocrates, Inc. (Nasdaq:EPOC) is a leading physician platform for essential clinical content, practice tools and health industry engagement at the point of care. The Epocrates network consists of more than 1.4 million healthcare professionals, including 50 percent of U.S. physicians, who routinely use its solutions and services. Epocrates' portfolio includes top-ranked medical apps, such as the industry's #1 most used mobile drug reference, valuable manufacturer resources, and a SaaS web-based electronic health record. Through these intuitive and reliable resources, the company supports clinical decisions, helps improve physician workflow and impacts patient outcomes.

Epocrates is a trademark of Epocrates, Inc., in the U.S. and other countries.

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